Archive - 2014
Four members of the St. Marys Area cross country teams qualified for the PIAA Class AA championships by placing in Saturday's District 9-AA Cross Country Championships held at the Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School on Boot Jack in Ridgway.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader football team took an early lead and then held off an attempted rally by the Brockway Rovers late in Saturday night's game at Dutch Country Stadium, breaking up a two-point conversion attempt that would have tied the game to hold on for a 19-17 victory.
RIDGWAY - Family, friends and area residents paid tribute to deceased U.S. Marine Corporal Donovan Clancy Saturday afternoon with a Memorial Mass and Celebration of Life service with military Honor Guard detail.
The solemn ceremony was held Saturday at St. Leo Magnus Roman Catholic Church in Ridgway.
Fellow Marines as well as family and friends shared fond memories of the fallen Marine during the Celebration of Life service.
Recently St. Marys City Council approved a grant application, which if approved, would help fund a future city project.
The grant is offered through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Entitlement Program to financially assist municipalities with a number of community development needs principally benefitting low and moderate income citizens.
The city's 2014 entitlement is $288,311 with nearly $52,000 earmarked for program administration.
This leaves a balance of $236,416 for a sewer line replacement/road improvement multi-year project.
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team defeated the Moniteau Warriors by a 35-6 score on Senior Night at Dutch Country Stadium.
KERSEY â€“ The Red Fern in Kersey was the location of the latest of nine scheduled debates between the congressional candidates from Pennsylvania's 5th Congressional District, Democratic candidate Kerith Strano Taylor and Republican candidate Glenn 'GT' Thompson.
The debate, which featured questions that were previously submitted by the community, touched on issues of education, immigration, constitutional powers, health care, Ebola and energy in Pennsylvania.
A public sale benefitting the Benedictine Sisters of Elk County is set to wrap up today. The sale got underway last weekend when many furniture and kitchen items were available for purchase. Any of those remaining items were once again available this weekend along with holiday decorations, books, religious items, and framed pictures.
VIDEO: Student opens fire at a Washington state high school
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle
Elk County Catholic volleyball capped off a perfect 14-0 regular season Thursday night with a 3-0 (25-12, 25-13, 25-15) win over Johnsonburg.
An exciting second-half rally gave the third-seeded Elk County Catholic Crusaders a 3-1 victory over the Coudersport Falcons on Thursday evening at Angela Huey Memorial Field in Fox Township in a District 9 Class A quarterfinal match against the sixth-seeded Coudersport Falcons.